Stashbuster Knits: Tips, Tricks, And 21 Beautiful Projects For Using Your Favorite Leftover Yarn
There’s no such thing as too much yarn.As renowned knitwear designer Melissa Leapman knows all too well, every knitter has a stash of yarn that they just can’t bear to part with: the one or two extra balls of yarn bought “just in case,” or the bits and pieces leftover from completed projects.Stashbuster Knits gives you the absolute best way to use—and enjoy—your treasured yarn collection guilt fre...
Paperback: 144 pages
Publisher: Potter Craft (November 15, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 0.4 x 8.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 274760
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“Partial skeins and balls, left over from larger projects, are the bane of every knitter's existence. The yarn is too good to throw out, but there's not enough to actually make anything. However, this book solves the problem, with its many patterns ...”
. Leapman offers valuable step-by-step guidance on organizing and shopping your stash to inspire creative new knitting ideas and color combinations. Then she gives you 21 ingenious projects for men, women, children, and home that are designed so no one will ever guess they were made from odds and ends.Included are projects both large and small, from a glorious Fair Isle sweater for your favorite guy to a chic little scarf made with a Magic Ball. Each yarn weight has its own chapter, from super fine to super bulky, ensuring that knitters will find a way to use every piece of stored-up yarn. Filled with tips and hints on customizing projects and ideas to use even the tiniest bits of yarn, Leapman’s Stashbuster Knits will help transform your beloved stash into projects you’ll love even more.So dive into your closets, dig into your bins, rifle through your drawers, and bring your precious yarn out of hiding. Let’s begin putting that stash to good use!